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and had missed all of the school and football practice as well. and fairfax city police found his vehicle, the little league baseball field on picket road early in the morning tuesday morning. >> the vehicle was found to apparently -- and that was found by fairfax city police. we had injured the vehicle that was missing and that was found empty. at this point, police are not investigating this as suspicious; however, it's an unusual case given the context of the young man and his situation. it's unusual. >> reporter: again, fairfax county and city police are working together this evening, trying to find a missing woodson high school senior. brian glen has been missing since early monday morning when he dropped his brother off at school. we'll stay on top of the story and give you information as it develops. live in fairfax, karen gray houston, fox 5 news. tom? >> can't imagine what the parents are going through now. thank you, karen. >> exactly. >>> another teenager assaulted in springfield, virginia, and police are investigating whether the attack is linked to several others -- others. a
in the city. and kids headed to the bus stop, that kind of thing, probably the jacket needs to return. my suggestion is enjoy today and tomorrow because we have much cooler air on the way for the end of the weekend. details coming up in just a minute. back to you. >> thank you. >>> our top stories this morning begin with a health alert. thirty-five cases of meningitis have now been reported across the country. five people have died including one in maryland and one in virginia. doctors say awful those infected received steroid injections for back pain. this form of meningitis is not contagious. >>> president obama is returning to the battleground state of virginia this morning. he is due to speak at george mason university. he then heads to another university in ohio. mr.obama will speak at cleveland state university this afternoon. >>> in northwest d.c., four people including one firefighter are recovering after a fire on k street. one person had to jump from a window and is in serious condition. the injured firefighter is expected to be okay. no word on what caused last night's fire. >>
in frederick, maryland. the crime strike includes the city's first year. someone shot and killed lamont george lee elohist early sunday morning. tonight more gun fire -- ellis early this morning. tonight more gunfire and fox 5 was on the scene. >> reporter: a lot going on in a short amount of time. the street violence broke out shortly after we arrived here in frederick about 5:30. we were talking to a police lieutenant about sunday's murder when all of a sudden you could hear gunshots fired from close by and then about an hour ago a vigil for lamont ellis. >> in the name of jesus, amen. >> reporr: lamont ellis had a lot of friends. they showed up to pay tribute to him in mullinex alley where he was found dead 2:30 sunday morning. his girl friend and children were at the vigil. ellis was remembered as the manager of the seafood department at a gaithersburg giants supermarket. >> he was a wonderful friend and a good father, had a big heart. he will be missed. >> he was a good guy, never bothered nobody ever. all he did was smile. >> reporter: his friend think he was the victim of a robbery,
spike that includes the city's first murder of the year. early sunday morning, 36-year- old lamont ellis was found shot dead in an alley. friends and family members gathered at a vigil last night and while fox 5 was working the story, shots rang out nearby. officers raced to that scene. it turned out to be a street fight involving 15 to 20 people along west south street. one person was stabbed and is in serious condition. no word for the two incidents are related. >>> a local university professor killed in a tragic accident in northwest. a driver hay medical emergency and lost control of her vehicle. she hit professor rhett leverett as he stood on the sidewalk at sixth and e street. he taught history at marymount with an emphasis on european history. he was 60 years old. >>> protesters will continue today to mark the one-year anniversary of the occupy d.c. movement. protesters will hold a veteran march at noon at freedom plaza as well as a protest tonight in front of the bank of america on vermont and l street. yesterday, protester marched on freedom plaza to the commerce building. they
paid a flat $1500 tax. now, the city is implementing the sales tax act and food trucks are no longer immune. they have to charge 10% on every sale. the tax went into effect yesterday and while most customers weren't happy about the extra fee, it didn't seem to impact the number of people lining up for for food. >>> a new parking plan to d.c. it would preserve spaces for disabled drivers. under mary cheh's plan, all drivers would have to pay to park but about 10% would be red in color and reserved for the disabled drivers. it is expected to cut down on fraud. >>> coming up next, we'll go live to fox business network in new york and find out what your dream reveal about what is going on at work. >> can't wait to hear what that is all about. as we go to break, if you can't sleep, it may be costing your employer. a new study says insomnia is to blame for about 247,000 mistake on the job each year. of a he had like half of those just this morning, adding up to about $30 billion in losses. >> we'll be right back. -- i've had like half of those just this morning. "a magic clock." okay, momm
about another eyesore. how the city is explaining that problem coming up. >> the pictures are telling the story tonight. this is the oxon hill camera. hello, it's a little bit foggy out there. we also have heavy showers moving into the warrenton area. i'll have your forecast. >> check out the rundown. we're back. >> this is fox 5 news edge at 11:00. [ male announcer ] citibank's app for ipad makes it eaeasy for anne to manage her finances when she's on the go. even when she's not going anywhere. citibank for ipad. easier banking. standard at citibank. in today's economy. too many of those who are working are living paycheck to paycheck trying to make falling incomes meet rising prices for food and gas. more americans are living in poverty than when president obama took office and fifteen million more are on food stamps. president obama and i both care about poor and middle-class families. the difference is my policies will make things better for them. we shouldn't measure compassion by how many people are on welfare. we should measure compassion by how many people are able to get off
the ads metro stations. they up in subway stations in new york city and the judge said they must be displayed in the d.c. area no later than 5:00 on monday. the metro sportsperson said that metro will comply with the order and the ads will go up this weekend. robert muse of the american freedom law center joins us live by phone. the attorney for a blogger who sued the right to put up the ads and good to have you with us, sir. >> it's great to be with you, sir. jot real fear here from metro, and i think, new york subways as well was the potential violence in the middle east, after the movie depicted someone who was bad or equated as a fraud. you didn't see it this way? no, in fact to equate that violence to anything that -- is pure speculation. one of the things can you see, and i am sure one of the viewers will see, all of the activity and violence going in the middle east. in a civil society, if you object to speech, the response to that is not to engage in violence but more speech and we held the protection of the first amendment here in the united states and the judge upheld t
this morning, for the first time a team of fbi agents has arrived in benghazi and has already left the city. the agency is investigating last month's deadly attack on the american consulate. they have 60 days to issue a report. >>> police say it was a miracle no one was seriously hurt after this school bus plunged over a texas highway overpass, falling more than 15 feet. investigators say the bus was clipped by a car and landed on the door stop of a hotel below the overpass. one child and two adults were on board. they are all in stable condition. >>> more fallout from two recent incidents involving loose seats on american airlines flights. while american scrambles to fix the problem, it's canceled 44 flights for today. yesterday airline officials began pulling nearly 50 planes out of service to make the repairs. all the planes should be back in service by tomorrow. if you're flying on american today, double-check. 44flights canceled. >>> wow. that's big. >> yeah, it is. >> better safe, i know. >> sure. >> what's going on, tuck? >> friday and weather is going to cooperate. cool start, with
of the city. the findings should be released today and they should be able to tell police whether human remains are present. the teamsters boss disappeared almost 40 years ago and his fate remains a mystery. >>> occupy protesters are expected to continue today with a veterans march planned at noon at freedom plaza. this week marks the one-year anniversary since the group began protests here in d.c. they want to bring new attention to the same issues that made them begin the movement in the first place last year. >>> president barack obama is still at a desert resort huddling with advisors as he gets ready for tomorrow's first debate with republican mitt romney. romney made a campaign appear snow is in denver and told the crowd he would honor temporary work permits for young illegal immigrants because of an executive order signed by the president. >>> call day lose-win. the phillies beat the nationals 2-0 last night but the second place braves also lost which clinches the nationals' first nl east divisional title. the team brought the celebration on to the field to share it with the fans
, year out for a long time. >> reporter: this city is so playoff baseball starved. you deliver and give it to them so quickly in your career. did you have any idea it would happen like this? >> two years ago when i got drafted i knew we were going to have a great team. we had a great organization with strasburg, zimmerman and werth, great staff, great group of guys. i thought we were going to win definitely. i had no doubt in my mind. i want to come out here and win for this town and this city. that's how i've always been. >> reporter: the party lasted at least 45 minutes on the field and is continuing right now. you look at this in perspective. three years ago they were the worst team in major league baseball. today they are the toast of the town, toast of the nation, in fact. the fans enjoying this one as well. i'm sure the party is going stronout on the streets. bob barnard is out there with the fans taking part in all the fun, i'm sure. bob, take it away. >> reporter: hey, scott, this is a memorable night for washington sport fans, for nats fans, for baseball fans. the few here in
member wants to crackdown on flyers left on windshields. they're littering the streets all over the city and residents are tired of picking them up. fox 5's matt ackland has the story. >> reporter: they make a huge mess, those flyers left on car windshields which often end up on the ground littering streets and sidewalks. council member jim graham hears complaints from people sick of cleaning them up and is proposing legislation to stop what he thinks leads to littering, fining those who place the flyers on the windshields, but he's not sure who will enforce it yet. >> we want to look at who else can issue the violations. our traffic and parking control officers might very well be authorized. >> reporter: what graham is proposing could come with a legal challenge. some think it could violate freedom of speech. >> i don't think putting a flyer under a windshield wiper is littering. >> reporter: arthur spitzer with the aclu says similar laws have been reviewed by judges in other parts of the country. >> a number of federal courts have looked at this very issue in places that enacted law
and at libraries, fire houses and police stations throughout the city. however, if you miss today's deadline, voters can still register in person at early voting centers or on election day at their polling place. >>> all right, coming up, david blaine wraps up his stunt in new york city. >> already? >> yeah. >> okay. the series is all tied up. the final games against the cardinals shift to washington. >> redskins' backup quarterbacks weigh in on rg3's status this sunday. dave ross has this morning's sports breakfast after the break. >> and we'll get the latest weather and traffic from gwen and julie, that's coming up next. hey, wt are you drinkin'? pumpkin coffee for the morning. and i've got my pumpkin k-cup packs for at home. now i can have my pumpkin coffee any time i want it. pumpkin's perfect. it's dunkin' with the press of a button. new pumpkin k-cup packs, only at dunkin' restaurants. america runs on dunkin' coffee. infringement on our lives.s like such an... how dare they step into my life that way. it's none of their business. he's trying to restrict us, again. he's taking us backwa
that includes the city's first murder of the year. 36-year-old lamont ellis was found dead in an alleyway early sunday morning. he had been shot multiple times. friends and family members gathered at a visual last night. police don't have a suspect nor a motive right now. fox 5 was working the story, conducting interviews at police headquarters, shots did ring out nearby. officers raced to that scene. it turned out to be a street fight. along west south street. >> it was a mess. it was chaos. there was at least 20 people there, and they had five or six of them, started to break out in a fight. and everybody just started to join in. >> police say one person was stabbed. and is listed in serious condition. no word if the two incidents are related. >> 10 years ago today, our region was traumatized by a sniper shooting spree. the beginning of it. for three weeks in october of 2002, people around our area did not know where the next victims would be shot. john allen muhammad and lee boyd malvo were found guilty of killing 10 people and injuring three others. on thursday there is a prayer vigil to re
court today. three in new york city, two others in connecticut. fox's arthur neville has the latest from new york. >> reporter: hours after losing an eight year longfra extradition flight, five terror suspects arrived in new york city in the early morning darkance. al-masri, a partially blind extremist preacher, entered no plea to setting up a terrorist camp in oregon and his role in hostage taking in yemen in 1988 where four died. al-majeri will be held in manhattan, along with a citizens of saudi arabia and abdel abdul barry, an egyptian citizens. facing trials that they were involved in the bombings in two u.s. embassies in africa in 2008 and killed 224 people, including 12 americans. >> this morning in new haven, connecticut, the 32-year-old assan and 38-year-old ahmad shown here being led by british police and arraigned on charges of their website, mean laundering, of offering support to insurgents. in britain, the uproar over the extraditions boiled over after friday's ruling to send the men across the pond. >> great britain has become subserveiant to the united states in such a wa
a renaissance among american teens. in some new york city schools, chess has become more than just a game -- it's a teaching tool. >> they learn to concentrate better, to focus better. they learn to make good choices. >> and that's the idea behind chess in the schools. the organization uses chess to motivate inner-city students to do better in class. >> it helps you because you learn how to take time to think, and some students need that. >> i usually like to rush into things and try to pretty much go right into things. but i've learned to, like, take my time, think about what's going on, and really just focus around what's happening around me. >> chess requires you to plan several moves in advance to consider what your opponent might be doing next. >> exactly -- he's doing the same thing white's doing. it's -- it helps with math, problem-solving, critical-thinking skills. you can apply that to any subject. >> what the kids learn in class they get to take with them to tournaments held all over the country. >> we've had elementary-school students win the sections in high-school nationals. and th
. this morning, we did get the heavier rain showers moving west of i-95. here in the city, approaching an inch of rain, but along that montgomery county, loudoun county, a pathway there and as much as 2 1/2 inches for gaithersburg, more than that in places in loudoun county and that is where the heaviest of the rain was. we'll talk about that and have to make changes to the forecast and we'll let you 99 a few minutes. >> thank you, gain. >>> remember, you can check live doppler radar with the fox 5 weather app and download it on your droid, iphone or ipad g. to www.myfoxdc.com for more. >>> it's been years since the snipers terrorized our region. the police hunted for john allan mohammad and lee boyd malvo. they were linked to 10 shootings -- several shootings, including 10 in the d.c. area. the case is unforgettable for those of us living in the area at the time. the evidence has been locked away for years and eventually, some will be on display at a new downtown museum opening in 2015. beth parker got a look. >> reporter: three weeks of terror. while some would rather forget about the shooti
-95, you will find your lanes are open coming in out of dale city. no problems to report. traffic is a little heavy coming in out of woodbridge. live picture eastbound along 66 working your way in from fair oaks. lanes are open on the beltway between annandale and merrifield. southbound 270, a little bit below speed touching the brakes as you head out to the truck scales. >>> the reflecting pool in tonight of the lincoln memorial is empty again during the two- year $35 million renovation. it was reengineered to draw river water instead of city drinking water. the level of so don't needed to prevent the algae from forming wasn't collaborate correctly. now the national park service is scrubbing away the mess. it will take several days to clean up and refill the pool. >>> you have likely seen them scattered near nightclubs downtown or left on parked cars. now, one city councilmember wants to put an end to the flyers left on windshield. come jim graham says they lead to littering. the proposal comes with a legal challenge because opponents say it would violate the first amendment. gra
there just south of the city as you work down 95 between generally washington and fredericksburg. we are getting some rain showers as well. that will be crossing the potomac and over towards waldorf and la plata here before long. this is all associated with this frontal system that has been moving oh, so slowly and will continue to kind of track east during the morning. so we'll have some early showers and then we'll be dealing with cloud cover for much of the morning. but by later this afternoon, a little bit more in the way of sunshine and a little bit more in the way of drier air will start to work in from the north and west. it should gradually bet more comfortable later today. temperature at reagan national, 73 degrees. notice your cooler air north and west. 51 in columbus this morning and 60 in detroit. some of their air will get in here later tonight. we are going to be improving things gradually over our thursday. 82 your daytime high. it will be a nice warm afternoon. 81 in manassas and 84 in leonardtown. enjoy the last of the heat. by this weekend, we'll be in for real octo
were playing. at crystal city sports pub, patrons had options. there are three bars on different floors and more tv screens than you can shake a stick at. the owner had a plan. >> we'll focus on the reds at the beginning part and have volume for baseball, and once the redskins finish out, we'll put on the whole main floor so you'll hear the nationals playing. >> reporter: to quote one of the fans, washington is a town that's been dying for meaningful baseball, and now it's got it. >> absolutely, bleed natitude red all the way through. if i could do red, burgandy and gold, that would be it. >> a big decision to wear my nationals or redskins jersey. first playoff game, i went with the nats' jersey. >> reporter: what if you were at home? >> you need to have your remote control in your hand to do this. switch the channels as quickly as you can. >> reporter: for redskins fans, it was nerve racking going in, knowing washington hadn't had a home win in seven straight games. >> seemed shaky. >> reporter: plus, the home team was going up against the unde feeted falcons. a fan just moved here fro
, this is not video from last year. find out what city already has four inches of snow on the ground. gary mcgrady, i would be so disappointed if that was here. >> i don't want to see that or think about snow. yeah, it did happen. a long way away from us, though. today, we have had temperatures in the 80s. tomorrow we're going to do the same and the first look at the forecast is coming up. i promise, no snow. [ female announcer ] who will raise taxes on the middle class? barack obama and the liberals already have. to pay for government-run healthcare, you'll pay higher taxes and more for your medicine. and their plan includes a trillion dollars in higher taxes. even on the middle class. mitt romney and common sense conservatives will cut taxes on the middle class. and they'll close loopholes for millionaires. obama and his liberal allies? we can't afford four more years. [ romney] i'm mitt romney and i approve this message. we can't afford four more years. number of students that wea lot of problehave.th the... resources. materials. things that the children need... on a day-to-day basis. anncr:
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. >> reporter: they displaying the ads on the new york city subway system and managers of the washington area metro balked in part because of the recent destructive rioting in islamic nations over a california film ridiculing the prophet mohammad. an attorney for metro told a federal judge that three u.s. security agencies have cautioned metro about current unspecified concerns. metro furnished a video shot by a new york post reporter showing one woman defacing one of the 10 posters and another woman trying to block that action. metro is trying to delay the posters until november 1st to allow the world situation to calmdown. the attorney for the pro israeli poster maker said that metro must display the ads without delay. >> in our civil society, the first amendment has the greatest protection. the government needs to protect the speaker and for those who say they want to engage in violence, we'll arrest you for engaging in violence and all it's going to do is embolden those. >> reporter: during the hearing, the u.s. district judge collier characterized the part of the poster as being part of
against syria. >>> a new york city gym teacher is suing the city after he says a six-year-old student beat him up. here is the deal though. the gym teacher is a former college football player who weighs 220 pounds. his alleged attacker is a 50- pound first grader. the teacher says the boy physically assaulted him in the hallway back in april. he says the kid fractured his ankle and injured his knee and forced him to need therapy for stress. >> he was very strong, kicking me like using the heel of his feet to kick me in my legs. so he also bit me several times because, like i said, i wasn't trying to hold his hand too tight, i didn't want to make bruises. >> the gym teacher is suing for physical and emotional damage. the boy's parents call these claims ridiculous. >> that kid must have some serious fighting skills. >> it could be rough in those skills sometimes. >> it can be. >> you never know. >>> coming up, some big cuts coming to the university of the district of columbia that will likely mean layoffs and that's not all. >> up next, we'll get a full report on that. first, a full report f
, this is problems in dale city, slow traffic continues coming across the occuquan, leaving prince william. that's a check of your fox 5 on time traffic. >> julie, thank you very much. >>> it is back to the campaign trail for the presidential candidates after the first debate last night in denver. mitt romney visits virginia, president barack obama has stops in colorado and wisconsin. all three are battleground states. let's last night's presidential debate from fox's nicole collins. nicole is live on capitol hill this morning. good morning. >>reporter: good morning, allison. those swing states very important. for mitt romney last night, he's been trailing slightly in the polls in many of those states, so it was very important for him to have a strong showing and it appears he delivered. [ cheers and applause ] >>reporter: the candidates were cordial, but mitt romney's aggressive approach appear today put president obama on defense. >> going forward with the status quo is not going to cut it for the american people who are struggling today. >> when i walked into the oval office, i had more t
york, we are on the mild side. 64 in new york city. rain showers, we're done with those. we have a cool june -- we have a cool down on the seven-day forecast. we'll have that in just a minute. >>> time now to hit the roads with on-time traffic and julie wright. >> all right. we are kind. busy. we a lot of fog to deal with out here on the roads. we are checking in with metro and they say before a power outage affecting the escalators at the woodley park station. so the elevators are working. it is just the escalators that are out of service at this time. do make note of that. elevator is working. escalator is not. southbound 270 with lanes open below speed as you continue from 85 out to the truck scales south of 109, about a 25 minute ride. we have a slow trip lined up for you now if you are traveling the beltway here at the 95/395 interchange. we had accident activity to go north on the ramp. be careful headed northbound. can you still see some activity there if you are traveling north onto 395. lanes are open. again, this is the slowdown we just mapped out for you coming in out of hya
, controversial and racist. those are the criticisms aimed at new adings in new york city subways. now the woman behind them wants them in d.c. metro stations. and later, an angry outburst between nikki monage and mariah carey. this got nasty. the judge's reaction to the war of words coming up.  [ kreg smith ] i'm third generation military. i served in the army, two tours over there. when i got back from iraq, i was searching for new jobs. [ lionel hamilton ] veterans make great employees, because you know they've already got expertise and they've got job skills instilled in them from the military. [ kreg smith ] what i've learned, being deployed overseas, is a high sense of adaptability, leadership skills, and teamwork. [ lionel hamilton ] ge doesn't hire veterans because they're veterans. we hire veterans because they're extremely qualified. [ male announcer ] from our nation's networks... ♪ ...to our city streets... ♪ ...to skies around the world... ♪ ...northrop grumman's security solutions are invisibly at work, northrop grumman. >>> some cutbacks are coming to university
say he would likely receive a papal pardon. >>> a huge plume of jet smoke rises above the city of winnipeg, canada. a fire at a racing fuel warehouse created this seen monday and into tuesday. there were reported by 17,000 gallons of indy car and graying racing fuel in the facility. that is a lot of smoke. >>> the international space station on the move to avoid a possible collision. >> up next, detail of what is set to happen thursday morning. first, here is tucker. >> we've got fog across the area. visibility is reduced to about a quarter mile in many spots. you want to look out for that. julie wright will have a look at your traffic. i'll have a look at your weather coming up in just a couple of short minutes. [ may ] el centro is located in the east end of houston. our basic services are healthcare. we have been driven by the needs of the community. what is it that they can't access? and then how can we provide access to those services? ge came in with the tools and the skills to make it even better. ♪ [ may ] because of the ge foundation, we've been able to see 2,000 mor
across the region, hanging tough particularly north and west of the city. radar won't really pick it up. a lot of moisture at low levels of the atmosphere here. we'll be dealing with the fog here over the short-term. dense fog advisory has been issued for much of the area through 10:00 a.m. good news, we'll watch the fog burn off during the course of the day. and we should be looking at sunshine by afternoon. limited sunshine, with highs expected to be back into the 80s. warming up into the 80s today. dense fog advisory until 10:00, including washington, prince george's county, montgomery county county, loudoun county. temperature now, reagan national 71 degrees. mild start to the day. 71 bwi marshall. highs later this afternoon, believe it or not, should top out in the 80s. 85 in washington. 85 in manassas. get ready for a nice warm afternoon. enjoy it, because cooler weather on the way for the weekend. details on that in just a minute. tony, back to you. >>> tucker, thank you. both presidential candidates will spend the day preparing to face off later tonight in the first presidential
houses and police stations throughout the city. however, if you miss today's mail deadline, voters can still register in person at early voting centers day at their polling place. >>> well, both the nats and orioles are two wins away from moving on to the next round of the playoffs. skins' fans get to know the backup. >> yeah. >> dave ross is back with your sports headlines. >> are you ready? playoff basebal tomorrow in washington, d.c. >> going to be a good day. >> beautiful day, 1:00. get out there. i can't wait. going to be exciting. okay, yesterday not so good in st. louis. but they are the defending world champions. they're pretty good, too, right? >> we split. >> that was the key. wanted to get at least one out of two in st. louis. did that. if it goes five, that fifth game ll be here in d.c. back to yesterday, not going to dwell on it too much, but it wasn't pretty. jordan zimmerman had day he'd like to forget. only 3 innings. four runs came in the 2nd inning here. nats tried to chip away. this is adam laroche after zimmerman had gone yard. back to back jack. thought maybe there
city subway stations. we have reaction tonight from the council on american islamic relations. let's roll it. let's roll it. >> the person behind these ads believes that hitler was inspired by islam and that muslim groups control information coming out of the cia. so that's the kind of light we're looking at this through and i mean if we think about it, she probably has less of substance to add to any conversation than jersey shore does. >> geller is a radical islam activist and although her messages are often viewed as hate speech, the constitution protects her. metro will comply with the court order which says the ads have to be up no later than 5:00 monday evening. >>> new details about what went on in the obama administration right after the deadly attack on the u.s. consulate compound in libya. shawn yancy is everywhere at 11:00. >> the president's team reportedly discovered terrorist sightings the day after the attack. the national security aides and intelligence officials were divided how to move forward. it wasn't until post attack footage was analyzed days later that found
. at the crystal city sports pub, patrons had options. there are three bars on two floors and more tvs you can shake a stick at. >> we'll focus on the redskins at the beginning and then once they finish up, we'll put the nationals on the whole main floor. >> washington is a skins town that is dying for some meaningful baseball and now they've got it. >> absolutely. red all the way through. if i could do red,burg i didn't understand and gold, it would be t. >> it was actually a very difficult decision this morning trying to decide whether to wear my nationals jersey or the redskins jersey. i figured the nationals first playoff game, my first nationals game. >> what if you were at home? >> you need to have your remote control in your hand to do this. switch the channels as quickly as you possibly k. >> reporter: for rabid redskins fans, it was nerve wracking going in knowing that washington hadn't had a home win in seven straight games. plus the home team was going up against the undefeated falcons. we bumped into a falcons fan who just moved here from georgia and brought his falcons glass with
's names for girls. >>> could you live on $30 a week? coming up a city leader takes on the challenge to shine a light on an important cause. >> later a giant brawl that involves two wedding parties, reaction from witnesses coming up from.s up from.s >>> taking a journey on the highway costing you big time this columbus day, the national average for regular unleaded up 12% since this time last year, now $3.82 a gallon. you think that's bad? it's a lot worse if you live in california, the golden state seeing a record high average price of $4.67 a gallon as it deals with refinery problems. mean while just in time for the holiday shopping season wal- mart and american express are teaming up to offer a prepaid card service. it has no minimum balance, no monthly or annual fees and no overdraft charges. the service called bluebird will launch next week online in over 4,000 wal-mart stores. red bull is charging further into the energy drink market by adding fruit flavors. reports saying this spring customers will be able to get a high octane drink with lime, cranberry and blueberry flavors.
of the city. this particular radar, a little aggressive. there are some scattered showers out to the west and up 270. as you get down 95, we are getting smore activity as well now. we'll have the threat of showers in the forecast for the first part of your day as we watch this frontal system, same front, same system we've been talking about for a couple of days. this is the back end finally working through. you can see the back end of the moisture back into west virginia and then the cloud cover back into ohio and this will continue to kind of march east here, trudge east very slowly during the course of the day. we should see gradual improvement late this afternoon with cooler winds and drier air working in from the north and west. hang in there. just a couple of showers early today and then the clouds kind of hang tough here for the morning hours. by this afternoon, here we are at 4:00. we are starting to get break in the clouds. as you are watching out to the west, you will likely be partly to mostly sunny. we'll clear out very quickly later this evening and that will allow the cooler
later on at night, but he missed the school and football practice as l. the fairfax city police found his vehicle in the park which, is a little league baseball field on picket road. early in the morning, tuesday morning. >> police say they not investigating the disappearance as suspicious, but say that they can and do consider it unusual. >>> strong statements about slottings still ahead on the news edge. what maryland's top leaders are saying about the group behind the negative campaign ads. sue. >> and an interesting day and managed to get up to 82 degrees. i will let you know how much longer it's going continue. the big changes coming up on the seven-day forecast. and scott smith out at nats park. what a great day. >> and heading into the post season with baseball's best record. the 98th win today and secure home field advantage to the play-offs. who and&when will they play? that is next. [ barack o obama ] i'm barack obama, and i approve this message. [ female announcer ] he says... president obama and i both care about poor and middle-class families. [ female announcer ] but thi
rookie of the month for september, second time he's earned the honor this year. >>> up next d.c. city leaders make a bold move to send a message to capitol hill. >> plus more seats coming loose on board american airlines flights. that's not the only negative press the company is dealing with. >> you see a story we should look into, give us a call 202- 895-3000. shoot an e-mail to fox5tips@wttg.com. [ male announcer ] we the people, the middle class, who move our country forward, work hard, raise families, and keep america strong. but mitt romney's budget plan will hurt the middle class, raising taxes on the average family by up to $2,000, while giving a tax break of $250,000 to multimillionaires. doesn't mitt romney understand we can't rebuild america by tearing down the middle class. priorities usa action is responsible for the content of this advertising. [ mitt romney ] there are 47% of the people who will vote for the president no matter what... who are dependent upon government, who believe that they are victims, who believe that government has a responsibility to care for them,
with individually. we're going have some sways dug up. >> and he and other business owners approached the city leaders about the lines and a spokesman said fixing the sewer was not part of the project and the issue is not the age of the pipes but grease. >>> wizards get back to work. sports is just ahead on the news edge. i'm barack obama and i approved this messssage. [ mitt romney ] there are 47% of the people who will vote for the president no matter what... who are dependent upon government, who believe that they are victims, who believe that government has a responsibility to care for them, who believe that they are entitled to health care, to food, to housing, to you-name-it... and they will vote for this president no matter what... and so my job is not to worry about those people. i'll never convince them they should take personal responsibility and care for their lives. in today's economy. too many of those who are working are living paycheck to paycheck trying to make falling incomes meet rising prices for food and gas. more americans are living in poverty than when president obama to
of your fox 5 on-timetraffic. on-timetraffic. >>> they've already sparked protests in new york city subway system and now some controversial ads that refer to radical muslims as savages are going up in several metro stops here in our area. fox 5's melanie alnwick is live at the u street station with the details. good morning. >> we don't know exactly what time the controversial ads will go up except they are supposed to be up by court order by 5:00 this evening and they are expected to be particularly visible. one ad in just four stations that will be around the metro system and metro police say they are ready in case anyone decides to protest them. test t a new york woman was arrested for trying to spray paint over one the anti-jihad posters when it went up in a new york subway station. to some, the ads equate muslims with savages. >> i will continue to nonviolently protest hate and that is hate. >> reporter: pamela geller with the american freedom defense initiative won the right to hang posters which read, in any war between civilized man and the savage, support civilized man. support i
in new york to display the ads in the new york city subway system. the signs are also up on some san francisco city buses. metro's lawyers told the judge on thursday that it did have verifiable threats talking to the f.b.i. they said there were concerns of threats of violence for the ads did go up in d.c. today. again, just one ad in four stations here at u street on georgia avenue, glenmont and also the takoma stations. metro transit police say they are ready in case there are any protests. >> thank you. >>> an outbreak of a rare form of meningitislinged to a steroid injection has now grown to nearly 100 cases. >> nine states have reported case and seven people have died. mary ann rafferty has more. >> reporter: the steroid injects is believed to have originated from the new england compounding center in massachusetts. there are 91 confirmed cases of mungal men i think juvenile diabetes we are investigating an unusual outbreak of meningitis. >> more than 17,000 vials of contaminate steroid have been ship touted nearly 100 facilities in 23 states. despite the number, only a select po
and volume, it's a terrible mix. bumper-to-bumper traffic now continuing northbound leaving dale city towards the capital beltway. southbound 286 rolling road, accident activity. southbound 234 after 95, accident activity on the two right lanes. no incidents at the wilson bridge. traffic is flowing freely. we have accident activity reported on the outer loop of the beltway to go northbound on i-95 involving a police cruiser. pay close attention. southbound 270 out of germantown, heavy, slow and steady from before father hurley boulevard to 370. more delays towards rockville. 395 across the inbound 14th street bridge, stalled car has cleared. that's a check of your fox 5 on time traffic. >>> it's almost show time. the first presidential debate is tonight. it's going to happen in denver. it's the first three this month. mitt romney knows a breakthrough performance could reshape his campaign. and president barack obama is determined to avoid mistakes that could alter his case for a second term. but an old video of the president is stirring new controversy. fox's doug luzader with the story. >>
york city subway system. melanie alnwick has details. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, allison. no signs of the ads yet. but they are supposed to be up some time today. lawyers for the transit system told the judge thursday that the fbi was investigating a credible threat of violence if the posters went up here in d.c. but the judge went ahead and ordered those posters be placed into metro systems and said basically this was a first amendment issue. they say, in any war between civilized man and the savage, support the civilized man. support israel, defeat jihad. many say the ads are offensive, because they equate muslims with savages. citing those concerns from the fbi, metro wanted to delay displaying the ads until the protests in the middle east over that innocence of muslims films has subsided. the sponsors sued to have them put up immediately and won. riders have mixed feelings. >> it's discrimination, because it's not right to generalize the jihad terrorists and muslims. >> they should be allowed on free speech grounds, but i think it's irresponsible. >> this is america,
of the times. get this. some students in new york city actually use valets to store their cell phones while they're in school. it costs $1 a day. kids drop them off at a truck parked nearby. sounds awfully fishy to me. cell phones and other devices such as i-pods and ipadsds are banned in all new york city public schools, but there have been some safety issues. one truck parked near a school in the bronx got held up this summer and some 200 students lost their phones. >> what about lockers? they can't just put them in their lockers in school? >> maybe not. >> they maybe aren't allowed on school property. seems like that would be better, but harder to police maybe. >> maybe the school should just hold them in the office. >> what's to prevent -- you know, tucker and i could paint a truck cell phone valet. >> wait. wait. you're giving away a good idea here. honestly, we make a living, right? >> times are tough. [ laughter ] >> sorry. there you go. >> you could say there are some pitfalls with that plan. >> yeah, i could see there would be some problems. >>>late get to your weather forecast. i
city home had been jimmied and her home ransacked. >> it's a violation and it is a little scary, makes you a little uneasy. i'm really glad it happened during the day when he wasn't here. >> reporter: it's the second time she's been robbed in three years. she wasn't the only one in the neighbor hit this time. on the very next street the daylight burglars kicked in the door of another house looking for stuff to steal. the only thing taken during a robbery on is street in ellicott city was a pillowcase, some cash and two ravens tickets. those tickets turned out to be the key that broke this case wide open. police showed up at ravens game september 27th and questioned the people who got in with those stolen tickets. as it turns out, one of them owns a memorabilia shop and had purchased them from a woman who came into his store. she left her name, diana market ii. >> really? they take nothing untraceable and then take those? >> reporter: 30-year-old marketti faces charges in four robberies. 40-year-old joseph baumgarten of pasadena, maryland, is also charged and they're being investigate
.  . >>> people in new orleans are upset about tourist buses in the lower 9th ward. one of the hardest hit cities. and it's been -- there's been a ban on buses since 2006 and loosely enforced until recently. they come through seeing fats dominoes house and homes by brad pitt. >> the residents are disrespected and don't want to be looked upon as a side show. we want the tour buses to respect our homes and community. >>> a maryland community has a new address tonight. the columbia neighborhood raled for an entire year to change the offensive name of their street to april wind court. the name upset many people in the community. thieves have stolen signs in the past. the community leaders say the new name gives everyone a fresh start. >>> stink bugs are invading maryland. the u.s. agricultural department found there are 60% more in frederick county this year. not sure what bugs are swarming and researchers are exploring solutions to combat the invasive spice ease. >>> another day, another price hike at the pump. >> i think the prices are ridiculous. >> people working, you know -- it's too high. way
francisco to new york city while trying to raise taxes on virginians, maybe there wouldn't have been over 100,000 jobs lost in virginia. >> reporter: well, if you were following the debate tonight on the internet, you might have noticed a lot of tweeting going on. each side put their twin on the candidate's record. live in richmond, karen gray houston, fox 5 news. back into you, brian. >>> following developing news from silver spring where a man called police to tell them he'd shot an intruder. he said he found two people in his home on good hope drive and one of them was a stranger. there was an altercation. he shot the intruder. that person showed up at holy cross hospital for treatment. >>> a chilly day in our area, just a few hours to our west snowing. snowshoe mountain in west virginia sent us this video of the first real snow fall. it started falling at 9 a.m. and lasted until this afternoon. the resort won't open until december. sue palka is tracking the temperatures and letting us know when we might be able to book our first snowboarding trip out to snowshoe. >> i know your snowb
. this is happening in the resort city of elat. the suspect is still inside the hotel near the red sea. we'll bring you updates on this story as soon as we get them. a >>> virginia is front and center if the presidential race. president obama will be in northern virginia this morning. he is speaking to students at george mason university. his campaign says the president will talk about the choice facing voter between two fundamentally different visions of how to grow the economy. mitt romney is back in the commonwealth this morning. he and his running mate paul ryan were at an event in the shenandoah valley. he is looking to build momentum after the debate. >>> a health alert now about a rare form of meningitis. officials say it has now spread to six states killing five people including one each in maryland and virginia. 35 cases have been reported across the country of fungal meningitis. doctors say it taxed the lining of the brain and the spinal cord. all of the infected patients received steroid injections to treat back pain. doctors suggest the steroid was likely contaminated and say it is not
should have been fired. >> and the latest on the sex scandal forcing the police chief of a major city to step down. down. [ male announcer ] who will raise taxes on the middle class? according to an independent, non-partisan study, barack obama and the liberals will raise taxes on the middle class by $4,000. the same organization says the plan from mitt romney and common sense conservatives is "not a tax hike on the middle class." want proof? read the non-partisan study for yourself at american.com. obama and his liberal allies? we can't afford four more years. i'm mitt romney and i approve this message. better phone, better internet. it was like somebody like took our computer, shook all the junk out of it. we're actually getting more for our money with fios. [ male announcer ] it's time to get more for your money. upgrade to verizon fios internet, tv and phone with our best price online. just $84.99 a month, guaranteed for one year with no annual contract. there's at least three computers. [ girl 1 ] a tablet. [ woman 1 ] couple of gaming systems. we could all be running at the same
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we love the city, ballpark and fans. >> reporter: teammates will square off tomorrow. jackson taking on carper ingam 3 and they have released times for game 4 and 5. game 4 is set here on thursday for 407 if the tigers beat the as today and they will move that to 5:07 on thursday. if necessary, game 5 will be 8:37 on friday. we'll send it back to you. >> as you said, they have a positive, upbeat attitude. i think we caught that the natitude. so you at 6:00 again tonight. >> you have to love that natitude. >> absolutely. you have to love the weather, too. what a difference from yesterday. it was beautiful out. >> what can we expect into the rest of the evening hours in yo and the low we have had today. later on tonight, i think, and tomorrow morning, we could have some fog and drizzle. shouldn't be a big deal, but we're expecting tomorrow afternoon. finally to get some sunshine and, of course, it's all important tomorrow. the nats will be playing and we would like to have some sun out there and make it nice for all of the fans and let's start with the temperatures. 62 degrees. gaither
and yanks tonight back at charm city at 8:00. >>> we know things didn't go well for the redskins yesterday. but everybody is talking about the big hit on rg3. tough to watch. he's a running quarterback. here's my thing on this, and a lot of people are like, he has to get out of bounds. i agree. can't take away his legs. has to get out of bounds to avoid contact. but he needs to run. had zero rushing yards in the first half and zero points. i don't think that's coincidencal. kirk cousins had to come into the game, the other rookie, this one from michigan state. looked great here. down by four in the 4th quarter. 77yards to moss. looks great. cousins later threw two picks at the end of the 4th quarter. and the redskins lose 24-17. now, that's to be expected. this is not. billy cundiff is a veteran. 31-yard field goal here that he pushes wide. at this point, he missed four of his last five kicks. the problem in this kick in particular, it was a momentum shifter. we were both at this game, and you could feel the life get sucked out of fed ex. instead, 10-0 redskins at the half potentially. mat
paid a flat $1,500 tax. but now, the city is implementing the sales tax act. and food trucks are now longer immune. they have to charge 10% on every sale. the tax went into effect yesterday. while most customers were not happy about the extra fee, it did not seem to impact the number of people lining up for food. >>> caught on camera. fish bait stolen. and you won't believe how smart the perp is. you don't want to miss this. >> a big star joins the cast of raising hope. for tonight's two big stars for tonight's season premiere. find out who they are, and i will give you a hint at a mom/daughter duo. two of the main characters dish on the upcoming season when we come back. 9:27 now.  ah. fire bad! just have to fire roast these tomatoes. do you churn your own butter what? too? this is going to give you a head start on your dinner. that seems easier sure does who are you? [ female announcer ] new progresso recipe starters. five delicious cooking sauces you combine wi fresh ingredients to make amazing home-cooked meals. ♪ ambiance [ female announcer ] ne
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